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How to Use the MakeIt Labs Burn Pit

**You must call the Nashua Fire Marshal's office before burning, no exceptions**

(603) 594-3636

**All burns at MakeIt Labs must be coordinated through Paul Hardin or Bill Foss, no exceptions.**

Permission to burn is at the discretion of the Fire Marshal's office, and may be denied (dry conditions, etc).

Category I:  Minimum of 25’ from any structure; “a small controlled fire, such as a camp or cooking fire, no greater than two feet in diameter contained in a ring of fire-resistive material or in a portable fireplace.”

Category II: Minimum of 50’ from any structure; “a small controlled fire, such as a camp or cooking fire, no greater than four feet in diameter contained in a ring of fire-resistive material or in a portable fireplace.”

All fires must observe the following:

  • Hose connected to spigot, stretched, and charged.
  • Fire must be attended at ALL times
  • No construction materials
  • Materials 5” or less in diameter

Permit valid 5:00pm - midnight; expires December 31 of year issued.  

Nashua Fire Marshal: Adam Pouliot

(603) 589-3460 

Fax (603) 589-3474

www.nashuafire.com

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